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Darwin Correspondence Project

To William Bowman   22 February 1878

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Summary

Thinks WB’s proposal a very good one. CD could suggest two or three subjects for essays with respect to the vegetable kingdom, but they would require a long course of experiments "& unfortunately there is hardly any one in this country who seems inclined to devote himself to experiments".

Summary

Thinks WB’s proposal a very good one. CD could suggest two or three subjects for essays with respect to the vegetable kingdom, but they would require a long course of experiments "& unfortunately there is hardly any one in this country who seems inclined to devote himself to experiments".

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11371
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
William Bowman, 1st baronet
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Sotheby’s (dealers) (13 December 1977)
Physical description
3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11371,” accessed on 15 November 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-11371.xml

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